Spring 2009: Selected third-team All-Conference USA ... went 7-5 in dual matches at the top singles spot in the lineup ... started the spring with wins in four of her first five matches ... went three sets in seven matches, winning four of them ... partnered with Paula Alvarez to post an 8-4 record in doubles as the Blazers' No. 1 duo ... the pair won six of their final seven matches ... Strijker also went 3-3 in singles and 4-2 in doubles at two January tournaments ... Fall 2008 Went 6-2 in singles during the fall season ... won her first six matches of the year in straight sets ... was a perfect 2-0 in singles at the Stony Brook Classic (Sept. 19-21) ... won four consecutive matches at North Florida's UNF Fall Invitational (Oct. 10-12) to advance to the finals of the A flight ... defeated the No. 2 and No. 3 seeds in her run to the championship match ... teamed with Jenny Cape in doubles to post a 2-4 record for the fall ... earned both wins at the Stony Brook Classic.
Was in the final 16 in her national championship 18-under group ... coached by Jeroen Joustra, Ruud Koning and Harold Jans ... attended Roelof van Echten College in Hoogeveen, Netherlands.
Elsje Luciena Jantiena Strijker ... goes by Evelien ... June 3, 1989 ... daughter of Jan Strijker and Marja Strijker-Loovers...majoring in accounting.